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The Trossachs

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8562 / 51°51'22"N

Longitude: 1.1644 / 1°9'51"E

OS Eastings: 618008

OS Northings: 222251

OS Grid: TM180222

Mapcode National: GBR VRK.M6L

Mapcode Global: VHLCS.4LFV

Entry Name: The Trossachs

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 120323

Location: Thorpe-le-Soken, Tendring, Essex, CO16

County: Essex

District: Tendring

Civil Parish: Thorpe-le-Soken

Built-Up Area: Thorpe-le-Soken

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Thorpe-le-Soken

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TM 1822-1922 (south-west side)

9/94 The Trossachs


House. Late C16, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays facing approx. N with stack in middle bay
behind axis, forming a lobby-entrance. C20 flat-roofed single-storey extensions
to rear and rear left. 2 storeys with attics. Ground floor, 2 splayed bays of
C20 sashes. First floor, 3 C20 sashes. Attic, 3 C20 sashes in gabled dormers.
Central C20 door in gabled porch. Jowled posts, close studding, chamfered axial
beams with step stops, plain joists of horizonal section. Diamond mortices for
unglazed windows in right side. Wattle grooves. Large wood-burning hearth to
right of stack, altered; similar hearth to left, reduced for C20 grate. Winder
stair in front of stack, probably original. Known as Moones in 1828 (E.A. Wood,
A History of Thorpe-le-Soken to the year 1890, 1975, 100).

Listing NGR: TM1800822251

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